What does weather have to do with the spread of English? Have you ever heard about the weather and the Spanish Armada? Join us in the latest episode where we get back to the idea of ‘whether weather’ changed history.
Want to dig a bit deeper into this week’s topics? Here are some links for you:
- Main Story
- 10 things you (probably) didn’t know about the Spanish Armada @ History Extra from BBC
- Spanish Armada by Ben Johnson
- How the Spanish Armada Was Really Defeated By Robert Hutchinson @ The History Reader
- A meteorological study of July to October 1588: the Spanish Armada storms by K.S. Douglas, H.H. Lamb and C. Loader
And now for the episode …